We are looking for a seasoned leader to enable our Core HR Design & Research team to deliver cutting-edge user experiences that follow a common vision, drive customer satisfaction and have a strong business impact.
The Core HR Domain is on a mission to empower organizations for employee self-service and remarkable employee management.
We are responsible for Core HR functionalities, such as Absences, Time Tracking, Document, Employee Profiles as well as Analytics & Reporting.
We are a cross-functional group of engineers, designers, writers, researchers and product managers from many different nationalities and backgrounds, spread across different locations, continuing to grow in 2022.
As a member of the cross-functional leadership, as a Design Manager, you will closely collaborate with our Group Product Manager and Senior Engineering Manager to shape the overall strategy within the Core HR team.
You will be directly hiring and managing designers, researchers and / or writers, coach them on their professional development, and give them day-to-day strategic context and guidance from beyond their immediate circle.
You will represent the Core HR Design direction as a stakeholder on cross-functional initiatives, planning, and goal setting.
As part of the Design & Research Leadership team, you will also work on global design challenges and topics, helping us shape and maintain an amazing team culture and an inspiring UX vision that can be holistically applied to our product.
Your role scope and responsibilities :
People Management Hire, coach and retain Design talent, making sure every team member has the support and guidance to perform their best
Drive the onboarding of new designers, researchers, writers to CoreHR
Motivate, mentor, and develop the team continuously to keep them growing and engaged
Drive performance management, making sure every member of the designer & research team has a career plan and receives constant feedback
Planning and budgeting of new hires
Actively engaging together with our Talent Acquisition team to ensure we take an active stance on attracting and hiring talent
Nurture a team culture that is in line with our company values and principles
Cross-Functional Leadership Contribute to your area of expertise with strategy, planning, communication, and growth as part of the cross-functional leadership
Establish a user-centric design process that accounts for the particularities of your space and balances discovery and delivery
Nurture and maintain a high bar of consistency and quality for design execution
Help teams increase predictability by supporting estimation and planning of design efforts
Enable the teams to establish and refine a clear, compelling Design Vision
Strengthen the communication flow and alignment between UX leadership and Core HR teams
Become a go-to-person for external stakeholders on Core HR Design / UX topics, creating transparency on the design projects towards the rest of the org
Work closely with Sr. Engineering Managers and Group Product Managers, making sure the Design / UX perspective is taken into account in strategic decision making
Monitor the health of the UX and propose initiatives to improve it based on close observation of quantitative and qualitative insights
UX Leadership Help us shape, implement, and maintain a holistic UX direction that spans across the entire product
Foster design collaboration across verticals, connecting Designers working on similar challenges, and making sure we optimize for consistent, modular, and reusable solutions
Guide product building teams towards being a good citizen of our Design System
Understand the reality of our product by engaging with customer insights continuously and by tagging along or driving customer interviews
Engage with leaders from other functions or departments to understand their current goals, strategic direction, and the extent of our product capabilities
What you need to succeed
To apply, please submit your CV and Portfolio in English.
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